Minister of Works and Transport, Rohan Sinanan is asking members of the public to be patient with the Licensing Department, as he says the recent social media rumour about inspection stickers has created a flood of applicants, creating problems similar to what a run on a commercial entity does.
The Minister told CNC3 that inspection stickers are not printed years in advance and are usually done on a month-to-month basis.
Former Works and Infrastructure Minister Dr Suruj Rambachan says the situation involving the inspection of vehicles has highlighted a lack of management within the Licensing Department.
Rambachan, the member of Parliament for Tabaquite, says he has had direct experience with the troubles of getting a certificate.
The following is a statement by the former minister.
"The chaos which now exists with respect to the inspection of vehicles again demonstrates the lack of management in the licensing division.